Investing

What to Do With a Pay Raise

What to Do With a Pay Raise

By in Economics, Investing, Mutual Funds, Personal Finance, Retirement | 4 comments

Wages Finally Up-How to Supersize the Pay Raise After the 2008-2009 recession, it seemed like jobs and wages would never turn around. If you were lucky enough to have a job, then you were doing the work of two employees and afraid to ask for a raise. Working harder for the same money. And you wondered if this is the “new normal”. As this is not my first...

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How to Choose Mutual Funds? Reader Question

How to Choose Mutual Funds? Reader Question

By in Advanced Investing, Asset Allocation, Bond, Investing, Mutual Funds, Reader Question, Stocks, Wealth | 10 comments

John, a loyal reader wants the answer to this common question:  How to Choose Mutual Funds “I would like your opinion and advice on how I should allocate my investments and my daughter’s investments among mutual funds. Both our accounts are with Fidelity. I am 56 and plan to retire at 60. I have $400,000 in IRAs (Traditional and Roth). My daughter is 24...

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How to Cut Investing Fees + Increase Returns

How to Cut Investing Fees + Increase Returns

By in Investing, Money Management, Reader Question | 0 comments

Cut Investing Fees and Save Thousands I was pleased to receive this question important from Larry Russell an accomplished investor, software developer, financial planner and editor of The Skilled Investor Blog; “What should investors do once they understand that the financial industry takes over 1/3 of their gross investment returns every year, while it adds only a...

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Draftapp Review-Free Investing Tool to Cut Investing Fees + Benchmark Performance

Draftapp Review-Free Investing Tool to Cut Investing Fees + Benchmark Performance

By in Investing, Money Management, Sponsored | 3 comments

Draftapp-A Disruptive Investment Analysis Tool Want to compare your investing portfolio returns with the top portfolios? Do you want intelligence to help you create an investment portfolio with the greatest return for your particular risk level with the lowest fees? Interested in a true glimpse of your investing fees? If you want to sign up to try the free tool,...

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